Materials Control Worker in Shelton, CT with Greene Resources

Date Posted: 2/11/2021

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Job Description

Job Number: 40338

Job Description:

Our client has an immediate need for a Materials Control Worker position at their facility in Shelton, CT. This position will distribute supplies to laboratory departments, receive incoming deliveries, and maintain proper inventory control. Starting pay rate for this position is $17/hr and will operate on 1st shift schedule.


  • Handle medical records/filing

  • Will be retrieving glass slides (samples) from carts, bring them to their area, sort and file the slides

  • Will be working in the warehouse pick and delivering lab supplies

  • Will work with warehouse staff in picking-up and properly managing biohazardous and hazardous waste

  • Distributes and prepares laboratory orders and products for shipment

  • Reads shipping order, or requisitions, to determine and prioritize items to be moved, gathered, or distributed

  • Pulls orders from stock inventory and packs orders for shipping

  • Verifies that products picked match shipping order and completes necessary documentation

  • Use UPS and FedEx systems to process shipping labels

  • Load and Unload Trucks

  • Lift up to 50 lbs. consistently

  • Perform daily cycle counts and maintain accurate inventory counts

  • Use computer to record amounts of materials moved

  • Operate stand-up or sit-down forklifts

Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

Desired Background/Skills:

  • Prior experience in a warehouse or material handling is preferred

  • Forklift experience preferred


  • This position will involve driving a forklift and prior experience is preferred

  • This is a physical job and fast-paced role, will be on feet most of the day, should be comfortable lifting 50+ lbs.

  • Prior experience warehouse inventory/stocking is preferr

  • Some inventory is stored in refrigerated/freezer area, so candidates may have to work for periods of time in this environment. It is advised that they be comfortable with this and bring sweatshirt, hat, etc. to work

  • 1-2 year of Warehouse experience

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team

  • Ability to use computers for inquiry and data entry is preferred

Other Information:

    Greene Resources is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


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